Essai sur la physiognomonie : destiné a faire connoître l'homme & à le faire aimer
Printer's name from colophon
Publisher Imprimé à La Haye : Imprimé chez Jaques Van Karnebeek ...
Call number 282241
Digitizing sponsor Getty Research Institute
Book contributor Getty Research Institute
Collection getty; americana
Notes No table of contents. Foxing. Narrow margins. Some information is impossible to capture.
Full catalog record MARCXML
Dedicatory epistle in pt. 1 dated 1781
"Materially altered French Version" published by Lavater as his 3rd "recension" of "J.C. Lavater von der Physiognomik, Leipzig, 1772. Lavater's 2d recension, "virtually the 1st ed. of the real work" has title: Physiognomische Fragmente. See Bibliotheca Osleriana, nos. 3176-3180
Uniformly bound in early 19th century tree calf; black leather inlays on front and rear boards; gold tooling on boards and spine; marbled edges
This book has an
editable web page